VOTE Noon-8 p.m. Dec. 1, 2021

Schenevus and Worcester Central Schools

Who can vote?

ƒResidents of the Schenevus and Worcester school districts who:

  • ƒ Are 18 and older

  • Are US citizens

  • ƒ Have lived within the district for at least 30 days prior

Voters should bring identification to the polls to prove residency.

How can I obtain an absentee ballot?

ƒCall your local district office for more information.

  • Schenevus CSD: 607-638-5530, ext. 412

  • Worcester CSD: 607-397-8785

Completed absentee ballots must be submitted by 5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 1, to be counted.

In September's straw poll, residents of the Schenevus and Worcester central school districts approved a proposal to combine the two districts into a single district by annexation merger. A binding referendum will be held in December 2021. The outcome of the December vote will determine whether the districts merge. All eligible voters are strongly encouraged to vote in December. This vote is the final stage in the merger process.

Merger Forum Notes: November 2021

Merger forum notes

On Nov. 16, the Schenevus and Worcester central school districts hosted a joint public forum to discuss the proposed merger of the two districts.

During the event, participants were invited to participate in small-group discussions. Notes from those conversations have been compiled into a report and are shared here for the public to review.

Merger Report: November 2021

Merger Report: September 2021

From merger study to public vote

A history of mergers past and present

Facts and figures about our two school districts

What our districts will look like merged

What our districts will look like separate

Merger Study: January 2021

Annexation Study Final Report

Castallo & Silky prepared an annexation study final report for the Schenevus and Worcester central school districts during 2020. The report is provided below.

Final Merger Study Report with State APPROVAL.pdf